Welcome to the Great Smoky Mountains! Our Smoky Mountains Information blog section contains general information about the Smoky Mountains and the wonderful places within. You will find information on activites, attractions, restaurants and much more that just didn’t fit into our other categories. We are dedicated to bring you the best information to help while visiting or assist in making decisions while planning your vacation in the Smokies.

Wyile Cider Mill Smoky Mountains

Visit Wyile Cidery, the only craft cidery in Tennessee located at Foxfire Mountain in the Smoky Mountains. The brewers at Wyile Cidery produce all-natural, high- quality ciders - O'Klee's Dry Cider and Keeva's Sweet Cider. Wyile Cidery presses their own area-grown apples to get the freshest, all-natural juice that begins the cider process. The juice is [...]

2017-11-07T14:37:11+00:00 November 6th, 2017|Smoky Mountains Information|

Old Forge Distillery Pigeon Forge

Old Forge Distillery in Pigeon Forge sits next to the Old Mill General Store and Restaurant. In fact, some of the ingredients for making moonshine and spirits are ground at the Old Mill itself. Old Forge distillery combines over 200 years of Tennessee Tradition into making their products, beginning with water and grains. long-proven recipes [...]

2017-10-12T15:54:20+00:00 October 12th, 2017|Smoky Mountains Information|

Marble Slab Creamery Pigeon Forge

Marble Slab Creamery in Pigeon Forge serves up the best hand crafted ice cream, sorbet and low fat yogurt flavors mixed up on that cold marble slab with the tempting and tasty toppings of your choice. There are 66 ice cream flavors, 7 sorbets and 5 low fat yogurts to choose from, and then you [...]

2017-09-19T15:50:52+00:00 September 13th, 2017|Smoky Mountains Information|

Old Creek Lodge Gatlinburg Tennessee

Old Creek Lodge in Gatlinburg, Tennessee is located where a logging camp used to sit in the the days prior to the establishment of the Great Smoky Mountains National Park. The two rivers that converge on the property were used by loggers to transport the cut logs from the mountainside to the camp. Now the [...]

2017-09-05T19:22:28+00:00 September 5th, 2017|Smoky Mountains Information|

Scenic Helicopter Tours Smoky Mountains

  Scenic Helicopter Tours have been giving visitors a birds-eye view of the Great Smoky Mountains and the surrounding area since 1972 with a stellar safety record. A Scenic Helicopter Tour is the best way to see the Smokies, Gatlinburg, Pigeon Forge, Douglas Lake, Wears Valley and the countryside around the Smokies. They have the [...]

2017-08-15T16:28:12+00:00 August 15th, 2017|Smoky Mountains Information|

Bootleggers Homemade Wines Gatlinburg TN For a Taste of the South

  Bootleggers Homemade Wines are made in the Smokies with natural ingredients to ensure the finest tasting wines in the Appalachians. Two sisters were reminiscing on Grandma's porch and sipping country wine from the bottle. They wanted to carry on the heritage of local wine making and began making wine from family recipes using the best [...]

2017-08-08T18:07:49+00:00 August 8th, 2017|Smoky Mountains Information|

Mel’s Classic Diner Pigeon Forge

Mel's Classic Diner Mel's Classic Diner is an iconic restaurant in the Great Smoky Mountain city of Pigeon Forge. The food is great, the service is terrific and the atmosphere is pure fun. At Mel's Classic Diner you can get anything you want, any time of day. Breakfast, Lunch or Dinner, whatever your taste buds [...]

2017-08-10T13:30:36+00:00 August 3rd, 2017|Smoky Mountains Information|

Helicopter Tours Sevier County Choppers

    For a guaranteed thrill ride take to the air with Sevier County Choppers and see the Great Smoky Mountains and the surrounding countryside from a whole new angle - from the seat of a helicopter! Sevier County Choppers offers several aerial helicopter tours and provides free headsets to all passengers. The headsets reduce the noise [...]

2017-07-26T16:17:31+00:00 July 26th, 2017|Smoky Mountains Information|